Thomasina Unsworth

Thomasina Unsworth is a freelance acting coach, and was Head of First Year at Rose Bruford College, one of the UK's leading drama schools.

Thomasina Unsworth
Becoming an Actor
Drama Games for Actors

Stephen Unwin

Stephen Unwin is one of the UK's leading theatre and opera directors. He founded English Touring Theatre in 1993 and opened the Rose Theatre Kingston in 2008, becoming Artistic Director until 2014. He has written guides to Shakespeare's and Brecht's plays, as well as to Ibsen, Chekhov, Strindberg, and Twentieth-Century Drama. He is also the author of The Complete Brecht Toolkit and So You Want To Be A Theatre Director?

As a writer for the stage, his work includes: Laughing Boy, adapted from Sara Ryan's book Justice for Laughing Boy (Jermyn Street Theatre, London, 2024) and All Our Children (Jermyn Street Theatre, 2017).

He is a campaigner for the rights and opportunities of people with learning disabilities and was appointed the Chair of KIDS in November 2016, the national charity providing services to disabled children, young people and their families.

Stephen Unwin
La Ronde
So You Want To Be A Theatre Director?
Ibsen's A Doll's House
The Complete Brecht Toolkit
All Our Children
Laughing Boy

Jane Upton

Jane Upton is a playwright whose work includes All the Little Lights (George Devine Award, 2016; Fifth Word UK tour, 2017); Watching the Living, an adaptation of two Daphne du Maurier short stories (New Perspectives Theatre UK tour, 2014); Swimming (Menagerie Theatre Hotbed Festival, 2013/Soho/Edinburgh Festival, 2014); and Bones (Fifth Word, Edinburgh Festival/UK tour 2011–2012).

She was the winner of the 2024 Adopt a Playwright Award run by Off West End Plays and Playwrights.

Jane Upton
All the Little Lights